United States Attorney’s Office District of Arizona August 2021 Immigration and Border Crimes Report

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I.  Illegal Reentry After Deportation (8 U.S.C. 1326)

212 individuals were charged in August with illegal reentry

A.  180 of those 212 individuals had previously been convicted of non-immigration criminal offenses in the U.S.

Of the 180 individuals with non-immigration criminal records:


1.  42 had violent crime convictions, including:

4 individuals had homicide convictions


6 individuals had sex offense convictions


12 individuals had domestic violence convictions

2.  13 had property crime convictions

3.  37 had DUI convictions

4.  98 had drug crime convictions

B.  125 of those 180 individuals had been deported three or more times

II.  Alien Smuggling (8 U.S.C. 1324)

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         53 individuals were charged in August with alien smuggling

III.  Illegal Entry (Criminal Consequence Initiative) (8 U.S.C. 1325)

          0 individuals were charged in August with illegal entry on the CCI calendar

Criminal conviction information is based on preliminary criminal history reports provided by the arresting agency.

These numbers represent United States Attorney’s Office prosecutions only. These numbers do not include individuals apprehended by immigration enforcement officials and subjected solely to administrative process.

RELEASE NUMBER:    2021-059_August Immigration and Border Crimes Report

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